Pope Francis on the impact of the world’s inequalities

Pope Francis on the impact of the world’s inequalities

By Kedar Mankad and Emily Huie A pivotal moment is set in the calendar in a few short weeks. In Addis Ababa on 13-16 July, leaders and Ministers from around the world will gather to discuss how to finance development, just before the new Global Goals – the sustainable development goals – are set to be…...
Fighting fistula & bringing hope to Kenyan women

Fighting fistula & bringing hope to Kenyan women

Obstetric Fistula is a severe medical condition affecting over a million women in developing countries, many of which are in Africa. The condition, caused by prolonged or failed childbirth, creates a constant leaking of urine, faeces, and blood as a result of a hole that forms between the vagina and bladder or rectum. It disp...
The G7 and Health: A glass half full, but undrunk

The G7 and Health: A glass half full, but undrunk

When the G7 leaders released their annual communique from the summit in  Germany, many were quick to ask: what does this mean for us? Was the glass half full or half empty? On first glance at the communique’s section on global health, the answer could easily be half—or even more than half—full. Zooming out from the&he......
Bono’s #message2london: Poverty is Sexist

Bono’s #message2london: Poverty is Sexist

If you’re in London this week, you might spot one of 18 digital billboards that look like this. And hopefully it will make you stop and think. Our co-founder Bono was invited to share his #message2london, along with Jamie Oliver, Tracey Emin, Richard E Grant and Paloma Faith, and he chose to speak out about…...
Live from the G7 Summit in Germany

Live from the G7 Summit in Germany

We're in Munich with 250 ONE Youth Ambassadors from around the world for the G7 Summit. Check out an interactive map of their journeys to the G7, and follow our live social media feed to see all the action as it happens!
Why we’re heading to Munich

Why we’re heading to Munich

Munich. A beautiful German city on the banks of River Isar, north of the Bavarian Alps, home to international sports events, exhibitions, Oktoberfest, and come this evening, 250 Youth Ambassadors from 11 countries. So, not your average Thursday.
Melinda Gates’ bold announcement unlocks nutrition funding

Melinda Gates’ bold announcement unlocks nutrition funding

Over the past 15 years, the world has made amazing progress in reducing the number of children dying from preventable causes; through immunisations, life-saving treatments, and other proven health & development interventions. In 2015, the world is committing to ending extreme poverty and preventable deaths of children und......